Youth Programs Blog
Kira McMillen of Guerneville stars in two roles at West County Community Services. She first came to WCCS through the Youth Education and Employment Services program to learn administrative, computer and other professional skills at the agency’s front desk. Kira also has joined Project Nourish, a job training and intergenerational learning program at the Russian River Senior Center. More…
The WCCS board voted last week to finalize plans for Project Nourish, building a full-featured commercial kitchen at the West County Senior Resource Center.
Xochi informs the staff
“I want to work with people for people.”
For Sonoma County residents displaced by the fires and re-locating to West County, West County Community Services stands ready to provide the following support to our neighbors in need:
When Jonathan Galicia went to high school in Santa Rosa, he joined a group of classmates helping undocumented immigrant youth make their way in a potentially hostile environment. The friendships he made there inspired him to become a social worker.
“Kids have a tuning fork inside them, and they are needing and wanting someone to strike the right note.” Christy
“We really want to help locally.” Safeway’s Joy Hayenga
She helps her clients see and experience what is possible.
Serving the youth and the elders as Senior Services Case Manager and Youth Services Job Development
The 1st annual tournament a big success!
A little March Madness on a Local Level
The Staff pitched in to help local residents through the recent storms.
The Senior Center was full of good cheer at the annual Senior Holiday Lunch.
“I got to work on a team, make friends, make money, and learn skills.”
A modern, commercial teaching kitchen will soon be under construction at the Russian River Senior Center